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Kumba

 

a city in southwestern Cameroon. Population, 48,000 (1970). It is the center of the surrounding agricultural region (bananas, rubber, tea, and cocoa). Kumba is connected with the city of Buea and the seaports of Victoria and Tiko by highways and with the port of Douala by a railroad branch line. The city has primary processing and packing of agricultural products. There is logging north of the city.

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South African iron-ore giant Kumba Iron Ore (Kumba) aims to increase the production throughput of its new Kolomela mine, in the Northern Cape, by a further six-million tons a year by 2019.
October 31, 2015 (JUBA) - The new deputy secretary general of South Sudan's ruling party (SPLM), Jemma Nunu Kumba has welcomed her appointment by President Salva Kiir.
Jemma Nunu Kumba, Minister of Electricity, Dams, Irrigation & Water Resources for South Sudan, who will deliver a ministerial keynote address at the East African Power Industry Convention (EAPIC) in Nairobi.
Earlier this week, police arrested dozens of workers who had seized equipment worth millions of dollars at Anglo American's Kumba Iron Ore mine, in the countries Northern Cape Province.
Johannesburg (AFP) -- South African police in a pre-dawn raid on Tuesday arrested 40 striking workers who had seized equipment worth millions of dollars from Anglo American's Kumba Iron Ore subsidiary, a spokesman said.
They include the party of Kumba Yala, one of the two presidential candidates in a runoff vote that was derailed by the coup.
The move came in the run-up to second round of the presidential election that is scheduled for April 22nd between Gomes Junior and ex-President Kumba Yala.
Guests can also brave the park's bonechilling coasters including Cheetah Hunt, Sheikra, Montu, Gwazi and kumba - in the dark.
The additions to CRBQX are: El Paso Corp (TICKER: EP US) and Kumba Iron Ore Ltd (TICKER: KIO SJ).
Government bonds also trekked higher as yields above 7 percent made local debt attractive to foreign investors, and stocks rose in line with global equities, led by Kumba Iron Ore after it issued an upbeat profit outlook.
JOHANNESBURG: ArcelorMittal South Africa plans to pay 800 million rand ($111 million) to buy Imperial Crown Trading (ICT), which holds a disputed prospecting right in Kumba Iron Ore once held by the steelmaker.
Exploration mining junior Motjoli Resources said on Tuesday that it planned to bring its one-billion-plus ton iron-ore deposit in South Africa's Mpumalanga province into production by late 2012, which could provide a source of competition for Africa's largest iron-ore producer Kumba Iron Ore.